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Vulvar Disease pp 103-104 | Cite as

Benign and Malignant Tumors

  • David Nunns
  • Rosalind Simpson
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Abstract

This is a benign tumor of the eccrine sweat glands and ducts that tends to occur in young women. The cause remains unknown, but there are reported series of familial cases [1].

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Authors and Affiliations

  • David Nunns
    • 1
  • Rosalind Simpson
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Gynaecological OncologyNottingham University HospitalNottinghamUK
  2. 2.Centre of Evidence Based DermatologyUniversity of NottinghamNottinghamUK

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